OT: Putting down the SCO FUD
I know a number of people expressed interest in the SCO Vs. IBM lawsuit.
You may find these articles of interest.
From: Jeremy Hogan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: [OS:N:] Putting down the SCO FUD
Date: 28 May 2003 11:56:36 -0400
If there were any lingering doubts as to the veracity of SCOs claims,
the following ought to put them to rest:
Novell Challenges SCO Position, Reiterates Support for Linux
Summary: SCO does not own what they claim to have bought from Novell.
SCO's Big Lie
Summary: Perens editorial on the above announcement
Now, just supposing this does not cause a dismissal or counter suit,
check out Eric Raymond's point by point evisceration of their claims.
OSI Position Paper on the SCO-vs.-IBM Complaint
Summary: Long read, but very reassuring. Eric's knowledge and
understanding of the Unix genealogy is amazing.
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